Community Calendar for 3/28/16 to 4/4/16
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry March 30th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & April 1st 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Living Well with Chronic Conditions-Put Life Back in Your Life! March 29th 9:30am-Noon St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 138 Bissell Street, White Lake. This 6 week program is designed to help those with chronic health conditions build confidence in their ability to manage their health and maintain active & fulfilling lives. Throughout this 6-week course, participants will learn about managing fatigue, pain, isolation, medication, exercises for balance, flexibility & strength; communicating effectively with family, friend, and health care professionals; nutrition; and making informed treatment decisions. $10 is the suggested contribution. Enrollment is limited. Please call to reserve a spot. To register, call Jennifer at the ADRC-CW at 1-888-486-9545. This program is offered in partnership with Langlade County Health Department and Aspirus Langlade Hospital.
Boys & Girls Club Teen Night March 29th 6-8pm Boys & Girls Club of Langlade Co., 411 Superior St., Antigo. For grades 6-12. Dinner at 5:30pm. Dodgeball, basketball, pool, music, computer time, video games & more. For more information, please call 715-627-1800 or go to www.bgclang.org.
Elcho UCC Men’s Club Dinner March 30th 4-7pm Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. “Chicken Kiev Dinner”, baked potatoes with sour cream or gravy, corn, salad bar, dessert bars, and coffee! Bar open at 4 pm, serving food at 5! Cost $12.00. For more information, please call Warren Wagner a 715-275-3134.
Rhinelander District Library Monthly Matinee April 1st 2pm Rhinelander District Library, 106 N Stevens St., Rhinelander. The library will screen “Harvey”, a 1950 comedy. Popcorn, coffee & other refreshments will be provided. For more information, please call 715-612-8124.
Knights of Columbus Friday Fish Fry April 1st 4-7pm Knights of Columbus Hall, 535 Center Street, Antigo. Bar opens at 3:30 pm. Serving Fried or Baked Cod, Shrimp, or Fish/Shrimp Combo. Dinner includes choice of potato, cup of soup, rye bread, glass of beer and dessert. Hamburgers and cheeseburgers will be available to purchase. Carry outs available by calling 715-623-2189.
Fool’s Night Out Trivia Contest April 1st 5:30pm St. John Lutheran Church, N8934 St. Hwy. 55, Pickerel. Doors open at 5:30pm. Trivia from 6-8pm. Join us for a night of fun filled trivia with appetizers, desserts and beverages. Prizes awarded. Cost $10 each, 8 for $70. Call 715-484-2509 for ticket reservation.
Creative Escape Acrylic Workshop April 1st 5:30-7:30pm 311 Superior, Antigo. Step by step acrylic instruction on an 11×14 canvas. No experience necessary! Bring your own beverage. Cost $30 per person or $50 per couple. For more information, please contact Tami Anderson at 715-219-1559 or go to www.creativeescape.net.
Comedy Night April 1st 8-10pm Les & Jim’s Lincoln Lanes, 1208 N. Center Ave., Merrill. Les & Jim’s Lincoln Lanes is hosting John Deboer along with Greg Coleman. These two will have you rolling on the floor. Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm. Cost is $13. Come out early and have dinner before the show. For more information, please call 715-536-9405.
Townsend Centennial Celebration April 2nd 1-3pm Old Town Hall Restaurant, Hwy. 32, Townsend. This kick-off is a reenactment of the founding of the Township of Townsend. It will start at 1pm sharp when Chairman Allen McDonald (Al Benson) will use his gavel to call the meeting to order. A supporting cast will portray many of the more than 50 men who were in attendance on that historic day. Audience members will compose the eclectic mix of lumberjacks, railroaders, homesteaders, & merchants who observed the solemn undertaking. Comic relief will be provided by an angry group of suffragists who are furious because they are not allowed to vote & thus determined to disrupt the proceedings. After the meeting, the assemblage will adjourn to the adjacent bar where an appropriate celebration is anticipated. For more information, please call 715-276-6515.
Parents Spring Break: Dinner and Comedy Show April 2nd 4-9pm Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. The kids get a spring break, this is a night for parents to catch a break. “Parents Spring Break” comedy show, starring Liysa Caullsen & Kathy Kowalski, with stand-up & improv comedy. Bar & doors open at 4pm, with dinner being served at 6pm. Comedy show starts at 7:30pm. Available with dinner, surf & turf (shrimp & New York strip steak) or show only. Price for comedy show only, single $15, couple $25. Table reserved for six, $70. At the door, single ticket is $25 or couple $60. Dinner and comedy show, single $30, couple $55, reserve a table for six $160. All taxes and gratuity are included in price. For more information, call Warren Wagner at 715-275-3134 or Dave Schindler at 715-610-5886.
Elcho’s Got Talent April 2nd 5pm Elcho High School gymnasium, Elcho. Ages 12 & Up $5, Ages 5-11 $3.00, Under 4 – Free. Proceeds benefit the Elcho Hornets Booster Club. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Antigo Chapter of Trout Unlimited 34th Fund-raising Banquet April 2nd 5-8pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo. Doors open at 5 pm with dinner at 7 pm. Door prizes, bucket raffles, special raffles, dinner, silent auction, and live auction will be offered. Contact Scott Henricks for ticket information at 715-623-3867 or at 213 Mary Street, Antigo.
4th Annual Crazy 8 Bowling Tournament April 2nd Noon Strikers Bowling Alley, 309 W Wisconsin Ave., Tomahawk. Hosted by the Tomahawk Lions Club. The Crazy 8 tourney will feature 8 pin no tap (eight pins will equal a strike) and will include $300.00 in prize money to be awarded to the top 3 finishers. The event will also include colored head pins, get a strike and get a prize, 50/50 raffles. The entrance fee is just $25.00, with all proceeds going to benefit local nonprofit organizations. The starting times will be at Noon and 3pm. To reserve your spot call 715-453-3245.
Nicolet/Wild Rivers Chapter of the Ruffed Grouse Society 25th Annual Banquet April 2nd 5:15pm Crandon Community Center, 601 W. Washington St., Crandon. Tickets for the banquet are $50 for individuals and include a membership and dinner. Tickets for a member and a spouse are $70 and tickets for children are $25 each. Funds generated at this banquet will be used to improve habitat for ruffed grouse and woodcock in Northeastern Wisconsin and support local activities including high school trap team programs in the area. For more information or tickets, contact Dave Ziolkowski at 715-336-2523 or Craig Williams at 715-478-0981.
Creative Escape Watercolor Workshop / Wine Tasting April 3rd 1-3pm Northern Roots, 2914 Hwy 45N, Antigo. Step by Step Watercolor Instruction. No experience necessary! Painting will begin at 1pm. Please arrive early to sample wines. Cost is $30 per person or $50 per couple. For more information, please contact Tami Anderson at 715-219-1559 or go to www.creativeescape.net.
Blood Drive April 4th 11:30am-5pm Langlade Hospital – Conference Rooms 1 & 2, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital in conjunction with Blood Center of Northcentral Wisconsin holds a blood drive the first Monday of every month. No appointments required. For more information, please contact the Blood Center of Northcentral Wisconsin at 1-866-566-5900.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting March 29th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting March 29th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Hotel/Motel Commission Meeting March 30th 8:30am City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Economic Development Meeting April 4th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group March 28th & April 4th 1:00pm-2:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Birthing Center, second floor of the hospital. Facilitator: RN/International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. For more information please call 715-623-9280. No fee.
Eating Disorders Support Group March 30th 6:00pm-7:00pm. Meets at AVAIL Center in Antigo. Please call 715-623-5177 for more information.
AA Support Group (Open) March 31st & April 2nd 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the new hospital. Thursdays & Saturdays.
Narcotics Anonymous April 1st 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting March 28th & April 4th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous March 28th & April 4th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings March 29th 6:45am Langlade County Board Room, Safety Building 840 Clermont St., Antigo & 5:30pm United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.